Steven Mullaney took the game to the visitors in Notts' first innings against against Essex.

The Green and Golds skipper pummelled 117, which including a fifth wicket stand worth 123 with Lyndon James,as the Green and Golds amassed an unassailable lead of 224.

The advantage was converted into a win by an innings and 30 runs, their second victory on the bounce in the County Championship.